Mt. Calvary Lutheran School

2862 N 53rd St,
Milwaukee, WI, 53210-0532
Tel: (414)873-3466
Grades: K - 8 | 188 students
Living Faith, Bringing Hope, Showing Love!  Mount Calvary Lutheran School has been serving Sherman Park and the Milwaukee area since 1925.  Mt.
Calvary's mission communicates its commitment to "teaching God's children through His Word to be Christ-like witnesses and productive members of society."  The school offers a multi-faceted approach to education that focuses on the whole child including academic, social, spiritual, and physical development.  Mt.
Calvary provides a quality education within a Christian, positive, and safe learning environment.  Teachers implement diverse teaching strategies designed to target varied learning styles and support students as they strive maximize their fullest potential.  Mt.
Calvary also offers special education and school social worker services.  

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported learning disabilities mild cognitive disabilities
Year Founded 1925

Student Body

Total Students 188 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 99%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 66%
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(khaki or navy blue pants blue green or red polo shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,400
Tuition Notes Tuition is based on a sliding scale accounting for family income and number of people in the family.
% on Financial Aid 2%
Admissions Director Carrie Miller


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports BasketballFlag FootballSoftballTrack and FieldVolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. HOPE CLUB HOPE CLUB, 

School Notes:

    • Participates in the Milwaukee Parental Choice Program
    • Full day 4K and 5K program
    • Instruction geared toward individual student needs
    • Safe, structured environment
    • Family focused
    • Parent involvement opportunities
    • Special education program
    • School social worker services 

    Profile last updated: 09/18/2012

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Coletta Day School Of Milwaukee (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Catherine Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. James Evang Lutheran School (1.1 miles away)
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